Bailey Family Wills


Adair County, Kentucky - Will Book H, pg. 553

This my last will and testament in the name of God amen. First that

out of my estate all of my debts be paid and of the remainder if there


a sufficiency my daughters Ann & Elizabeth and sons Nathan and Rufus each

of them to be paid three hundred dollars and then my son John Bailey to

come in and be an equal sharer with my other children.

My sorrel mare and colt I will to my daughter Elizabeth. My sons Nathan

A. and Rufus E. Bailey I make constitute and appoint as executors of this

my last will and testament. April the 28 1865

Nimrod Bailey


John W. Banks

William T. Dougherty

pg 554

Kentucky Adair County Sct

County Court June Term 1865

The foregoing Instrument of writing purporting to be the last will &

testament of Nimrod Bailey Decd. was this day produced in open court and

fully proven by the oaths of John W. Banks & William T. Daugherty

subscribing witnesses thereto to be the true last will & testament of

said Nimrod Bailey Decd. and said will is ordered to be recorded - which

is done accordingly

Attest J. W. Butler C. A. C. C.